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NATE Congratulates Scott Mugno on Nomination to Serve as Top OSHA Administrator

Posted on: October 30, 2017 Category: NATE News

For Immediate Release: 
October 30, 2017    


NATE Congratulates Scott Mugno on Nomination to Serve as Top OSHA Administrator

(Washington, D.C.) – The National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE) today congratulated Scott Mugno on his nomination by President Trump to serve as Assistant Secretary of Labor for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the agency’s top administrative post.

“NATE congratulates Scott Mugno and encourages the U.S. Senate to quickly confirm his nomination to serve as the Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA,” stated Executive Director Todd Schlekeway. “Mr. Mugno has a strong reputation as a leader in safety and health and possesses vast private sector and military experience that will serve him well in this leadership role,” added Schlekeway.

Scott Mugno is currently the Vice President for Safety, Sustainability and Vehicle Maintenance at FedEx Ground in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was previously the Managing Director for FedEx Express Corporate Safety, Health and Fire Protection in Memphis, Tennessee. His responsibilities in both those positions included developing, promoting and facilitating the safety and health program and culture. Mr. Mugno was twice awarded FedEx’s highest honor, the FedEx Five Star Award, for his safety leadership at FedEx Express. Prior to FedEx, Mr. Mugno was a Division Counsel at Westinghouse Electric Corporation’s Waste Isolation Division and Deputy Staff Judge Advocate for the Eastern Region U.S. Army Military Traffic Management Command. He also held other legal positions in the U.S. Army JAG Corps at the 24th Infantry Division at Fort Stewart, Georgia and in small private–practice law firms before joining the U.S. Army JAG Corps. Mr. Mugno is a graduate of Washburn University School of Law, Topeka, Kansas and St. John’s University, Jamaica, New York.  

For more information on Scott Mugno’s nomination, visit HERE.



About National Association of Tower Erectors

National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE) is a non-profit trade association in the wireless infrastructure industry providing a unified voice for tower erection, service and maintenance companies. Today the Association boasts over 730 member companies located throughout the United States, Australia, Bahamas, Canada, Jamaica, Puerto Rico and Saudi Arabia. For additional information on NATE, please visit